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    • What Makes Guardianship & Adoption Different?

      Guardianship and adoption both involve someone other than a child’s birth parents fulfilling the role of a parent in the child’s life. More importantly, both of these arrangements are intended to ...

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    • What's Involved with Stepparent Adoption in Oklahoma?

      Adoption is an incredible act of selflessness and an expression of love. It also helps to unite families and give a child a peaceful, loving home where they feel safe. For families where one spouse is ...

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    • Is There a Way to Get a Baby Back after Adoption?

      There can be a lot of uncertainty and anxiety brewing when an expectant mother is arranging for her baby to be adopted upon its birth. Much of this can boil down to the point at which the mother can ...

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    • How to Obtain Legal Guardianship of a Minor

      Legal guardianship of a child can be granted to someone when a court believes the child will have a better life with the person seeking guardianship. Whenever possible, Oklahoma courts prefer to keep ...

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    • License Suspensions for Failure to Pay Child Support in Oklahoma

      In all states, both parents are expected to financially support their children, and this does not change because parents are not married or because they are divorced. Under Oklahoma law, one or both ...

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    • Essential Tips on How to Co-Parent Your Children After Divorce

      If you and your former spouse share children, you will still have to be in each other’s lives after your divorce is finalized and, if there is a lot of negativity and resentment between the two of ...

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    • License Suspensions for Failure to Pay Child Support in Oklahoma

      In all states, both parents are expected to financially support their children, and this does not change because parents are not married or because they are divorced. Under Oklahoma law, one or both ...

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    • Essential Tips on How to Co-Parent Your Children After Divorce

      If you and your former spouse share children, you will still have to be in each other’s lives after your divorce is finalized and, if there is a lot of negativity and resentment between the two of ...

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    • Who Is Eligible for Alimony in a Divorce?

      Alimony, commonly known as spousal support, constitutes regular payments that one spouse makes to the other for following their divorce. Alimony is not as common today as it used to be, however, there ...

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    • FAQ: How COVID-19 Affects Employment Law in Oklahoma

      Across the United States, employees have been hit the hardest in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. As local and state governments have ordered businesses to close, many employees have either lost ...

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    • How Does Dying Without a Will Affect Probate?

      Intestacy refers to the condition of an estate when its owner dies without a valid will in place. There are a number of reasons why an estate can fall into intestacy, and it’s not always due to the ...

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    • Estate Planning: Why Everyone Should Have a Plan

      Many people assume estate planning is exclusively for the wealthy. However, it’s beneficial for everyone to have some sort of estate plan in place regardless of the size of their estate. Doing so ...

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    • What is Quiet Title Law in Oklahoma?

      You may need to file a quiet title action if a link in the chain of title of a property is either broken or incorrect. A chain of title is a list of people who have owned a property before the current ...

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    • License Suspensions for Failure to Pay Child Support in Oklahoma

      In all states, both parents are expected to financially support their children, and this does not change because parents are not married or because they are divorced. Under Oklahoma law, one or both ...

      Read More
    • Essential Tips on How to Co-Parent Your Children After Divorce

      If you and your former spouse share children, you will still have to be in each other’s lives after your divorce is finalized and, if there is a lot of negativity and resentment between the two of ...

      Read More
    • Who Is Eligible for Alimony in a Divorce?

      Alimony, commonly known as spousal support, constitutes regular payments that one spouse makes to the other for following their divorce. Alimony is not as common today as it used to be, however, there ...

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    • Do I Need the HOA’s Approval for Interior Renovations?

      Owning your own property comes with a ton of perks. One of those is doing practically anything you want to the interior to really make it look and feel like home to you. Whether that’s paint, ...

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    • Can an HOA Force You to Get Rid of Your Dog?

      Each homeowner’s association has its own community rules, regulations, and restrictions. If you live in an HOA neighborhood, there are almost certainly limits on what you can do to – and on – your ...

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    • Can an HOA Really Force Me out of My Home?

      If you live somewhere with a homeowners association or condominium association, you probably already know how demanding these organizations can be. The covenants, conditions, and restrictions (CC&Rs) ...

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    • How to Terminate Guardianship Orders in Oklahoma

      There are many reasons why children may be placed with legal guardians . Sometimes these reasons include the parent’s incarceration, dealing with health issues, or simply because they are financially ...

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    • What Makes Guardianship & Adoption Different?

      Guardianship and adoption both involve someone other than a child’s birth parents fulfilling the role of a parent in the child’s life. More importantly, both of these arrangements are intended to ...

      Read More
    • What Are the Responsibilities of a Child’s Legal Guardian?

      Whether you’re trying to assign a guardian for your child or have been named as one in someone’s will, chances are you probably have an idea about what this role is all about. A legal guardian is ...

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    • This One Thing May Be Your Family’s Most Important Concern during Probate

      At Bundren Law Firm, we help clients who need assistance during the probate of a loved one’s estate. Ideally, this process goes smoothly and without necessary disputes – but not every case is so ...

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    • What Is the Oklahoma Probate Process?

      Probate is the legal process of establishing the validity of a will and distributing assets to any beneficiaries. The purpose of probate is to try to prevent any fraudulent claims to an estate. The ...

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    • How Does Intestate Succession Work in Oklahoma?

      Although it’s advisable for adults regardless of age, wealth, or health to have at least a valid will in place, not everyone does by the time they pass away. Some may even have their wills thrown out ...

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    • 6 Common Reasons for HOA Fines

      If you’re house hunting for the perfect place to call home, odds are you’ve come across a few listings located in a community with a homeowners association (HOA). These organizations are typically ...

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    • Are Verbal Contracts Legally Binding?

      A verbal contract is created when two (or more) parties agree to do something in trade for something else that holds value. A contract can be: Formally written; Casually written; or Verbal. If one or ...

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    • How to Maintain Property Lines with Neighbors

      Everyone dreams of the perfect home; whether that be a country house with white picket fences or a place in the suburbs surrounded by perfectly manicured hedges. Whichever idea strikes your fancy, it ...

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